Draft Regional Public Transport Plan 2014
This Consultation is closed.
The open period ran from 12:00am 04 April 2014 to 12:00am 10 May 2014 (closed 3 years ago).
Thanks to all those who gave us feedback on the draft Regional Public Transport Plan during the consultation process.
The final Regional Public Transport Plan was adopted by Council on 26 June 2014 and will be available on this website and in hardcopy by 24 July 2014.
You can order a printed copy of the final Regional Public Transport Plan 2014 by calling 0800 496 734.
The regional public transport plan will be the region’s plan for public transport services and is our blueprint for an easier-to-use and more sustainable public transport network
The plan proposes several significant changes to improve the region’s public transport, including:
Simpler bus network with more coverage
The proposed Wellington City bus network in the draft regional plan is simpler, has fewer routes with few overlaps, more frequent services in areas with high demand and more use of suburban hubs for low-demand services.
The proposed network will deliver:
Proposed public transport network maps
Modernising our bus fleet
As part of the regional public transport plan the Council will be looking at options for modernising our bus fleet. We’re looking at a range of options including, diesel, hybrid, and electric and will be evaluating the options based on how well they meet a range of criteria including the network’s needs, their cost, and their environmental impact.
Fleet options include:
More detail on the significant changes to improve the region's transport is available in the draft plan and summary document.
Below is an accessible pdf version of the Draft Regional Public Transport Plan.
If you unable to attend the public meetings on the draft plan, you can still view the presentation.
The consultation is now closed and no further submissions can be accepted.
Thank you for your interest in this process